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limited time gift offer!

From now until December 24, 2017, open or add to a Blue Bucks Kids' CD with $100 or more and receive a Hopper Ball.*

A Blue Bucks Kids' CD is a unique holiday gift for the child in your life. 

  • Low initial investment of $100
  • Affordable deposits of $25 or more, at any time
  • Educational savings opportunity for your child

*Certificate of Deposit (CD) offer available from 11/24/17 to 12/24/17. Interest compounded daily and paid quarterly. 12-Month variable rate CD. $100 minimum to open a new Blue Bucks Kids’ CD or $100 minimum deposit to existing Blue Bucks Kids’ CD to receive gift. Only available to be opened in a Capitol Federal® branch. The interest rate and Annual Percentage Yield (APY) may change monthly after the account is opened. Premature withdrawals from Certificates of Deposit shall be subject to a penalty. While supplies last. Limit one gift per account added to or new account opened.

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Certificate of deposit (Cd)

CDs are the easiest way to save if you do not need immediate access to your money. Earn interest and feel secure in the certainty of any Certificate of Deposit product. Choose from short- to long-term CD rate options, and lock in a guaranteed rate for whatever length of time you want. Typically, the longer the term you select, the higher the interest rate.

Perfect for…

  • Long-term savings goals
  • Retirement savings
  • Adding secure investments to an overall savings strategy
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Passcard savings

If you are opening your first savings account or want to save for unplanned expenses or special purchases, this is the account for you. With as little as $100, you can begin to save and earn interest. 

Perfect for…

  • Everyone
  • An unplanned expense account (emergency savings)
  • Specific goals or special purchases
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Money market select

Earning a higher interest rate and having cash easily available for alternative investments are both convenient and smart.  The Money Market Select account is like a savings account, but with the added features of a checking account. The more you save in the account, the more you’ll earn with this tiered-rate account.

Perfect for…

  • Maintaining higher balances
  • Flexible access to your money
  • Unplanned expense account
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individual retirement accounts (ira)

Retirement near or far?  Either way, achieve greater growth and tax advantages from an IRA.  Roth IRAs allow for potential tax-free withdrawals during your retirement, while Traditional IRAs may reduce your taxes now and earnings are not taxed until you take your money.  Regardless of which you choose, IRAs offer an opportunity to save for a comfortable retirement with long-term tax benefits.

Perfect for…

  • Retirement savings
  • Old 401k rollovers
  • Tax advantages
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coverdell education savings account

The Coverdell Education Savings Account helps parents save and pay for their children’s education at any level – from kindergarten through college. Coverdell contributions aren't tax deductible, but withdrawals aren't subject to federal income taxes as long as they are used for "qualified education expenses" like tuition and fees.  Start saving for your child’s future today.

Perfect for…

  • Parents and Grandparents
  • Saving for college
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Blue Bucks kids' savings

Teaching our youngest members to be great savers! The Blue Bucks Kids' Savings Club is a kid’s savings account, plus so much more. The perfect first account for kids ages 0 – 13 that offers extra benefits like a new member kit with gifts, quarterly rewards, activity newsletters and an annual birthday surprise.  Join today.

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simple savings strategies for greater return

Saving for retirement or college or even a “rainy day” fund can seem overwhelming because of the endless information available to you.  At Capitol Federal®, we understand how difficult it can be to decide what is best for you and your family.  That’s why we’ve outlined a few simple strategies you can start using today to see a greater return on your savings tomorrow.  

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